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The CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certificate provides fundamental, basic IT skills and knowledge, and provides an entry point into further, more advanced CompTIA certifications, such as CompTIA A+, Network+, and Security+ Certifications.
This course will help you to decide if a career in IT is the right choice for you, while helping you to develop a broader understanding of IT, making it ideal for non-technical professionals.
Throughout this course you will cover the following topics:
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If you’re looking to embark on a career in IT but are new to this industry, this is the best place for you to start. This certification covers essential topics for entry-level IT professionals, including security awareness, functions of common operating systems, and establishing network connectivity.
This course would also suit:
Required: There are no official prerequisites for this CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certification, which means anyone can enrol onto this course.
By earning your CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certificate, you will be able to show employers that you can manage the IT tools your organisation decides to implement, while demonstrating your technological skills, making you an asset to the business.
This certification is the first step towards a career in IT, and alongside other CompTIA certifications, can see you working in job roles like:
While the above salaries showcase UK averages, there’s the potential to increase your earning potential with additional CompTIA certifications.
CompTIA certifications, especially the IT Fundamentals+ Certification, offers individuals with little or no experience of IT, any entry point into this exciting and well-paid industry.
Having earned your CompTIA certification, you’ll have your knowledge validated by an industry recognised awarding body, which can be used to gain employment internationally.
Students new to IT
Many delegates undertaking the CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ Certification have never worked in the IT sector, or have a limited knowledge of IT. CompTIA certifications enable anyone in this category, to gain the knowledge and confidence to get into their first IT job roles and work their way towards a career in this sector.
We offer a wide range of CompTIA certifications, enabling individuals to continue studying with us and earning further certificates to progress into higher paying job roles, as well as moving into different specialist areas, like Cloud Computing or Cyber Security.
We have helped over 4,000 delegates gain employment in the IT and Cyber Security sectors, through our Job Placement Programmes, as well as helping over 555,000 delegates around the world to learn
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Module 1: Introduction
What Is the CompTIA IT Fundamentals Certification?
Module 2: Core Hardware Components
Introducing Internal Components
Exploring Motherboards, Processors, and Memory
Exploring Storage and Expansion Devices
Exploring Power and Cooling
Module 3: Peripherals and Connectors
Understanding Common Peripherals, Interfaces, and Connectors
Module 4: Computing Devices and the Internet of Things
Exploring Common Computing Devices
Understanding the Internet of Things
Module 5: Operating Systems
Operating System Fundamentals
Managing an Operating System
Module 6: Software Applications
Understanding Application Architecture and Installation
Exploring Common Application Types
Module 7: Software Development
Exploring Programming Languages
Understanding Programming Concepts and Techniques
Module 8: Database Fundamentals
Module 9: Networking Concepts and Technologies
Exploring Connection Types and Features
Understanding Network Connectivity Essentials
Setting Up a Wireless Network
Module 10: Security Concepts and Threats
Understanding Hackers and Motives
Understanding Security Threats
Understanding Access Control
Module 11: Security Best Practices
Understanding Security Best Practices
Module 12: Business Continuity and Computer Support
Understanding Business Continuity
Exploring Computer Support Concepts
The CompTIA IT Fundamentals+ exam focuses on the skills and knowledge necessary to bhe able to identify and explain the basics of computing, software development, IT infrastructure, and database use.
Number of questions
Maximum of 75 questions.
Type of questions
60 minutes per exam
650 out of 900
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